Pingus | Free & Open Source Game! | Game Review

Pingus its somewhat modern take on the excellent classic Lemmings game from the 80s and 90s.

Pingus is, of course, Free and Open Source and available on Windows, Linux, and MacOS. It’s also possibly the best free Lemmings clone out there.

If you aren’t familiar with Lemmings (who isn’t?), it’s basically a puzzle game where you have to get your Penguins/Lemmings from the entrance to the exit whilst avoiding traps and other obstacles.

Truth be told, I really don’t like this game, or Lemmings because I don’t really like puzzle games. But I know a lot of people really enjoy them and they are actually really great games for kids, assuming they have the attention span & patience to play them!

You can support the channel by:

Checkout Linode and signing up to get a $20 credit for using their service! –

My Patreon where I blog about somewhat random things –


Randomizer says:

This game should have been called Pingas

abaneyone says:

Excellent review for a game that you don’t like.

Noah Hounshel says:


Flash136 says:

someone should fork this project and rename it Chungus

Rive says:


shakeyourbunnys says:

If you are looking for classic open source games you cane look here:

In this list, i excluded all of the DOOM / Wolfenstein / Quake / Duke Nukem games.

Highlights and classic open source games:
– FreeCiv (try this out — Civilization)
– OpenTTD (Transport Tycoon)
– SDL Bomber (Bomberman, there are zillions of the clones)
– Battle for Wesnoth (hex cell turn based fantasy strategy)
– Advanced Strategic Command ( Battle Isle )
– Minetest (open Source Minecraft clone with better performance)
– LBreakout (Breakout)
– LPanzer (Panzer General clone… you should visit, there a many good games)
– Frozen Bubble
– Scorched3D
– Neverball
– Secret Maryo Chronicles (SM Clone)
– Armagetron (Tron Light Cycle Racer)
– The Bub’s Brothers (Bubble Bobble Multiplayer)
– OpenDungeons (Dungeon Keeper clone)

MegaManNeo says:

I’m no huge Lemmings fan either but the graphics design look really charming for this type of game.

Write a comment


Human Verification: In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Do you like our videos?
Do you want to see more like that?

Please click below to support us on Facebook!

Send this to a friend

▷ Other ReviewsVehicles   Show Cars   Motorbikes   Scooters   Rims & Tires   Luxury BoatsFashion   Sunglasses   Luxury Watches   Luxury Purses   Jeans Wear   High Heels   Perfumes   Jewellery   Cosmetics   Shaving Helpers   Fashion HatsFooding   Chef Club   Fooding Helpers   Coktails & LiquorsSports   Sport Shoes   Fitness & Detox   Golf Gear   Racquets   Diving Equipment   Ski Gear   Snowboards   Surf Boards   Rollers & SkatesEntertainment   DIY Guides   Zik Instruments   Published Books   Music Albums   Cine Movies   Trading Helpers   Make Money   Fishing Equipment   Paintball Supplies   Trading Card Games   Telescopes   Knives   VapesHigh Tech   Flat Screens   Tech Devices   Camera Lenses   Printers   USB Devices   PC Hardware   Network Gear   Cloud Servers   Software Helpers   Programmer Helpers   Mobile Apps   Hearing AidsHome   Home Furniture   Home Appliances   Beddings   Floor Layings   Barbecues   Aquarium Gear   Safe Boxes   Office Supplies   Security Locks   Cleaning ProductsKids   Baby Strollers   Child Car Seats   Remote ControlledTravel   Luggages & Bags   Airlines Seats   Hotel Rooms   Fun Trips   Cruise Ships   Mexico Tours